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Essays I've contributed at ESPNCricinfo, The Cricket Monthly, Thread at The Hindu, and Sportstar. I have also contributed to Scroll but those contributions are only available behind a paywall, so I have not listed them here.

119. September 16, 2018, ESPNCricinfo
Did the 4-1 scoreline flatter England?
118. August 29, 2018, ESPNCricinfo
Why there's no such thing as a finisher in ODI cricket
117. August 24, 2018, Sportstar
Two Products, One Purpose
116. August 15, 2018, Sportstar
Swing and Seam: India's degrees of discomfort at Lord's
115. August 8, 2018, Thread, The Hindu
A controlled way of looking at a Test match
114. July 10, 2018, Thread, The Hindu
The Smith shuffle
113. June 30, 2018, Thread, The Hindu
Umpires and referees are almost always reasonable
112. June 23, 2018, ESPNCricinfo
Is a single in T20 the same as a dot ball in ODIs?
111. June 17, 2018, ESPNCricinfo
How important is bowling in T20? Less than you might think
110. April 29, 2018, ESPNCricinfo
The three phases of Tendulkar's ODI batting
109. March 31, 2018, Thread, The Hindu
Cheating in cricket and punishments that don’t fit the crime
108. March 26, 2018, Thread, The Hindu
The cloud over Steve Smith aside, what about Darren Lehmann?
107. March 9, 2018, Thread, The Hindu
Warner and de Kock, the unwitting candid-camera victims
106. February 25, 2018, ESPNCricinfo
The pace v spin story of the last two India-South Africa series
105. February 5, 2018, Thread, The Hindu
What is a “bad” cricket pitch, really, one Wanderers?
104. February 2, 2018, ESPNCricinfo
How South Africa's superior bowling made the difference in the series against India
103. November 1, 2017, Thread, The Hindu
Will it help Test cricket if games are reduced to four days?
102. September 18, 2017, ESPNCricinfo
Tendulkar and Kohli in ODI chases: who's better?
101. September 10, 2017, ESPNCricinfo
Is Kohli up there with Tendulkar and Richards as an ODI batsman?
100. August 5, 2017, ESPNCricinfo
What third-innings scores can tell us about batsmen
99. July 11, 2017, Thread, The Hindu
Women's cricket deserves independence from Men's cricket
98. June 27, 2017, ESPNCricinfo
Why are there fewer close ODIs if teams are more evenly matched now?
97. June 24, 2017, Thread, The Hindu
Weak BCCI, weak Press, powerful Kohli, misjudged Kumble
96. June 22, 2017, Thread, The Hindu
How the BCCI failed Kohli, Kumble and coaching job
95. June 2, 2017, Thread, The Hindu
Ramachandra Guha's message needs to be read correctly
94. May 20, 2017, ESPNCricinfo
Who are the greatest T20 players of them all?
93. April 27, 2017, Thread, The Hindu
Why is it so much easier to chase down a T20 target?
92. April 17, 2017, Thread, The Hindu
Did RCB lose it, or did Pollard swing it? Ask the match progress chart
91. April 14, 2017, ESPNCricinfo
Why Gayle is the prototype of the pure T20 batsman
90. March 29, 2017, Thread, The Hindu
The racist spin of the 'Chinaman'
89. March 15, 2017, ESPNCricinfo
Why you can't approach a T20 chase the same as an ODI one
88. March 11, 2017, Thread, The Hindu
Steve Smith didn't cheat, here's why...
87. February 20, 2017, Thread, The Hindu
Yin without yang, that's T20 for you
86. February 12, 2017, ESPNCricinfo
Double trouble
85. February 7, 2017, Thread, The Hindu
Is ICC conning Tests with 'context'?
84. January 31, 2017, Thread, The Hindu
Why T20 doesn't need DRS
83. January 26, 2017, ESPNCricinfo
Why Yuvraj's selection makes sense, regardless of his form
82. January 13, 2017, Thread, The Hindu
Amla, the silent accumulator
81. December 31, 2016, Thread, The Hindu
A budding Ranji rivalry
80. December 12, 2016, ESPNCricinfo
The ball-tampering law is clear. But it's not enforceable
79. December 9, 2016, Thread, The Hindu
The measure of greatness
78. December 9, 2016, Thread, The Hindu
Cheat code
77. November 20, 2016, ESPNCricinfo
The story of an offspinner and a batsman
76. November 1, 2016, Thread, The Hindu
Batting with the sword of Damocles
75. November 1, 2016, Thread, The Hindu
It's cricket, not WWE
74. October 24, 2016, ESPNCricinfo
Will Cook break all of Tendulkar's Test records?
73. October 18, 2016, Thread, The Hindu
Break a leg, Kumble
72. October 1, 2016, The Cricket Monthly
Television killed the umpiring star
71. September 23, 2016, Thread, The Hindu
Romance in ratings, it's not cricket
70. September 20, 2016, ESPNCricinfo
The two-tier proposal would have shrunk cricket
69. August 14, 2016, ESPNCricinfo
Why limited-overs cricket needs to measure boundaries attempted
68. July 15, 2016, Thread, The Hindu
Amir returns, back to business
67. July 13, 2016, ESPNCricinfo
Why hitting is more optimal than batting in T20
66. May 31, 2016, ESPNCricinfo
Two myths about the IPL
65. May 4, 2016, ESPNCricinfo
How to bring singles back into T20
64. April 7, 2016, ESPNCricinfo
West Indies: perfectly built for T20
63. March 23, 2016, Thread, The Hindu
Kohli, starring in and as Cricket God 2.0
62. March 15, 2016, Thread, The Hindu
Where's a minnow to cut its teeth?
61. March 14, 2016, ESPNCricinfo
Australia v India and the ineffectiveness of the full-length delivery
60. February 13, 2016, Thread, The Hindu
With great power comes great responsibility
59. February 1, 2016, ESPNCricinfo
Chanderpaul's greatness goes beyond numbers
58. January 8, 2016, ESPNCricinfo
The Gayle affair underlines that cricket is a boys club
57. December 17, 2015, ESPNCricinfo
The curious case of Miandad's lbw rates
56. November 30, 2015, Thread, The Hindu
Pitch imperfect
55. November 20, 2015, ESPNCricinfo
What does the way we criticise cricketers say about us?
54. October 24, 2015, ESPNCricinfo
How the government can help solve Indian cricket's problems
53. October 14, 2015, Thread, The Hindu
T20 across the Atlantic? It's not cricket
52. September 30, 2015, ESPNCricinfo
How much does captaincy really matter?
51. September 2, 2015, ESPNCricinfo
Were Indian batsmen of earlier eras better against spin?
50. September 1, 2015, The Cricket Monthly
Databall
49. August 11, 2015, ESPNCricinfo
Why slow-scoring sessions are exciting
48. July 22, 2015, ESPNCricinfo
The bat-first advantage in the Powerplay era
47. June 11, 2015, ESPNCricinfo
Brendon McCullum and the algebra of batting risk
46. May 7, 2015, ESPNCricinfo
Making a 14-team World Cup work: a second look
45. April 9, 2015, ESPNCricinfo
How to make a 14-team World Cup fairer
44. April 1, 2015, The Cricket Monthly
A beacon of hope, a parasitic tamasha
43. March 22, 2015, ESPNCricinfo
Why does cricket need the Associates?
42. March 10, 2015, ESPNCricinfo
The DRS and the difference between close calls and clear ones
41. February 24, 2015, ESPNCricinfo
India v Pakistan across the eras
40. February 9, 2015, ESPNCricinfo
How effective are left-right batting pairs?
39. January 22, 2015, ESPNCricinfo
Giving the batsman the benefit of the doubt? It's in the law
38. January 5, 2015, ESPNCricinfo
In defence of the bouncer
37. December 21, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
Bowling to blame for India's poor overseas record
36. December 11, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
Ganguly or Dravid: who was a better ODI captain?
35. December 1, 2014, The Cricket Monthly
Pace unlike fire
34. November 25, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
Rohit's innings a symbol of ODI batting's changing mindset
33. November 11, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
Does the follow-on work in its current form?
32. October 27, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
A comparison of the Fletcher and Flower eras
31. October 12, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
The visceral beauty of fandom
30. September 21, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
A method to rate the dominance of Test teams
29. September 12, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
What the Indian calendar is doing to its bowlers
28. August 28, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
What cricket can learn from baseball's review system
27. August 16, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
Are slow over-rates really a problem?
26. August 2, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
India's bowling weakness outside the subcontinent
25. July 19, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
The decline of the specialist attacking bowler
24. July 6, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
Time to enforce Law 24
23. June 22, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
Match-by-match analysis of control data
22. June 10, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
Mining control statistics
21. May 29, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
The calculus of the batting average
20. May 14, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
The time and space of T20 cricket
19. April 29, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
Are T20s more exciting than ODIs?
18. April 16, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
A measure for batting and bowling effectiveness in T20
17. April 10, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
The problem with low catches
16. March 24, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
Why T20 is a disfigured caricature of cricket
15. March 16, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
What can speed guns tell us?
14. March 1, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
Running the rule over modern English batsmen
13. February 14, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
Which batsmen thrive against the best bowlers?
12. February 5, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
Bowling averages and beyond: spinners
11. January 22, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
How good is Australia's pace trio?
10. January 11, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
Would you pick Haddin over Gilchrist for an Ashes Test?
9. January 2, 2014, ESPNCricinfo
Can Kallis really be called an allrounder?
8. December 7, 2013, ESPNCricinfo
Why long Ashes tours are hurting Test cricket
7. November 3, 2013, ESPNCricinfo
Are India's bowling woes part of a larger trend?
6. October 19, 2013, ESPNCricinfo
Is Test cricket in better health than ever before?
5. October 5, 2013, ESPNCricinfo
How do openers affect No. 3 batsmen?
4. September 16, 2013, ESPNCricinfo
The Barnes standard
3. September 4, 2013, ESPNCricinfo
The Bradman standard
2. August 9, 2013, ESPNCricinfo
A measure for the strength of a Test team
1. July 26, 2013, ESPNCricinfo
The DRS problem: it's not the humans